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Harakat Sham al Islam operates training camp in northwest Syria




CENTCOM stated that the US conducted 27 airstrikes in Syria since Nov. 28; 26 targeted the islamic State and one targeted Al Nusrah. The SOHR claims the US-led coalition conducted 30 airstrikes in Raqqah on Nov. 29. US-backed rebels are awaiting Western assistance. The UN World Food Programme has halted assistance to Syrian refugees due to lack of funding.




Islamists come out on top in new effort to unify Syrian rebel groups




Islamic State cell strikes Shiites in Saudi Arabia




Syria says US-led strikes have not weakened Islamic State




Opposition fighters to form joint military command in Aleppo: rebel commander




Pope urges solidarity to stop aggressors in Syria and Iraq




Long-awaited Bekaa Valley security plan implemented




US Adds Planes to Bolster Drive to Wipe Out ISIS




Jihadists tout training camps for children in Iraq and Syria

The Islamic State, the Al Nusrah Front, the Islamic Front, and Junud al Sham have been showcasing camps in Iraq and Syria that are used to indoctrinate and train children to wage jihad.


ISIS gaining a toehold in Libya, experts say




How a French truck driver became a target of the US air war in Syria




Qatar runs covert desert training camp for Syrian rebels




The UN is pushing for a humanitarian ceasefire in Syria for the delivery of aid. Regime airstrikes on the Islamic State's de facto capital of Raqqah killed at least 90 people and injured approximately 125 more. The Islamic State stoned to death two men accused of being gay in Deir Ezzor; the group also beheaded an Ismaili man for "apostasy." Western-backed rebels in Syria's south are reorganizing; training by Western forces is not slated to begin until next spring.




No letup in flight of Iraqi Christians into Lebanon




Syrian link suspected in Chechen murder in Ankara




Turkey, US ease strains on Islamic State but differences remain




Nations Ponder How to Handle European Fighters Returning From Jihad




More jihadist training camps identified in Iraq and Syria

Four new training camps in Iraq and Syria, three of them operated by the Islamic State, have been identified, including one used by a so-called jihadist "special forces" unit. The Long War Journal has identified 46 jihadist training camps in Iraq and Syria.


Combatting ISIS requires ground forces: Saudi Prince Miteb